PLEASE NOTE: This event has already occurred.
Sholem Aquatic Center
8+; Children under age 12 must have an adult in the boat
All entries are free with paid admission to the pool; spectators must pay regular admission prices.
Whether you’re a bonafide landlubber or a pirate king – Sholem’s cardboard boat race is just the thing! Gather your crew and create your craft using only cardboard, duct tape and rubber cement.
Parents – what a great opportunity to show your kids that physics and engineering are fun and exciting! Contest rules are available at champaignparks.com/sholem.
Prizes will be awarded for:
- First, Second & Third Place: Fastest boats
- Pride of the Pool: Most creative design and best use of corrugated cardboard.
- Esprit de Boat: Team that has the most fun!
- Peacock Award: Best dressed boat passengers – must be creative!
- Titanic Award: Most spectacular sinking.
Questions: firstname.lastname@example.org or 217-398-2581